JOURNALIST
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Location: San Diego, CA, United States
School: CALIFORNIA POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY OF POMONA
Field of Study: JOURNALISM

JOURNALIST

BRYCE WILLIS

● San Diego, CA 92119
ENTRY-LEVEL JOURNALIST
Recent graduate from Cal Poly Pomona, with experience in newspaper writing, editing, designing, and management. Seeking opportunities in journalism or content creation for magazines, newspapers or multimedia websites. Trained in:

Ethics ● AP Style● Newspaper Editing ● Videography ● Indesign ● Newspaper Layout Strategy ● Interviewing ● Package creation ● Social Media Strategy

EDUCATION
California Polytechnic University of Pomona – Pomona, CA (June 2016)
Bachelor of Science (BS) in Communications with an emphasis in Journalism
College of Letters Arts and Social Sciences – Journalism Department

Minors: Political Science

Cumulative GPA: 3.2

JOURNALISM EXPERIENCE
The Poly Post (May 2012- June 2013)

The student newspaper for Cal Poly Pomona. Meant to deliver news to the students by the students about the campus and events that affect them.
Managing Editor- Managed staff of 100 writers over the span of three quarters. Quality advisor, overlooking every page of the newspaper from start to finish. Designed and edited the opinion section of the newspaper and wrote a weekly column.
Never missed a deadline.
Worked side by side with editor in chief to create content and ensure it’s quality.

Staff Writer- Scheduled and conducted interviews with different sources in order to meet the weekly article deadline. Often times wrote more than three 1,000 word articles in a week.

HONORS
2012 Staff Writer of the Year ● THE POLY POST ● Student newspaper

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Microsoft Office (Advanced, Word, Powerpoint, Excel)

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE
Assistant Manager ● SPORTS FEVER ● San Diego, CA (Aug. 2016 - Present)

Handled cash through sales transactions, returns, and bank deposits.
Maintained store appearance by re-merchandising based on sport groups.
Provided excellent customer service to ensure good relationship with shoppers and prevent company loss.

Journalism, Digital Media, Content, Editing